Orchestra string orchestra (8 - 1st violin, 8 - 2nd violin, 5 - 3rd violin/viola (treble clef), 5 - viola, 5 - cello, 5 - string bass, 1 - piano accompaniment, 3 - optional percussion) - Grade 2
Castles of Ireland. Composed by Traditional. Arranged by Robert W. Smith. String Orchestra. Orchestra Expressions Series. Traditional Folk and Irish. Conductor's score and set of performance parts. With performance notes and historical notes. 49 pages. Duration 2m. Published by Alfred Music (AP.25004).
Item Number: AP.25004
Go back in time to days of old with gallant knights and lovely ladies! "Castle Lore" is a unique setting of two Irish folksongs, the stately "Grace O'Malley" and the sprightly "Brian Boru's March." Correlates with Orchestra Expressions Book Two.
About Orchestra Expressions
Play great songs such as "Over the Rainbow", "Batman", "This Land Is Your Land", and "Star Wars (Main Title)". Listen to and play a variety of styles of music: popular, traditional, classical, folk and patriotic. Read and write music; compose and improvise. Perform in a concert and play for your family and friends. Be a conductor of the orchestra. Learn about composers, such as Antonin Dvorak, Johann Pachelbel, Jacques Offenbach, Pytor Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Giuseppe Verdi, George M. Cohan, George Frideric Handel, Ludwig van Beethoven, Johann Sebastian Bach, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Giacomo Puccini, Georges Bizet, Neal Hefti, and John Williams. Discover how music and art are related. Learn about a variety of musical ensembles including string orchestra, full orchestra, mariachi band, steel drum band, dixieland jazz band, rock band, and more. Play music from around the world, including North America, Europe, Latin America, Asia, and Africa.